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Transfer Students

We're glad you're interested in transferring to ULM. Each year, ULM welcomes almost 1,000 students who began their college career elsewhere.

For Louisiana students completing a two-year degree program at a community colllege or other school, please see the Louisiana Transfer Degree Guarantee site for specific information.

what to do...

1. Submit the online Application for Admission & application fee

2. Request official transcripts from all previous college work (except ULM) to be mailed to:

University of Louisiana Monroe
Office of Admissions
700 University Avenue
Monroe, LA 71209

If you are sending a transcript by escript, send it to docman@ulm.edu.

Students under current suspension and those who cannot furnish official transcripts are not eligible to enroll at ULM.

3. Submit completed Proof of Immunization form.

4. Once admitted, regularly check your new "warhawks.ulm.edu" student email account for financial aid and other information. Log in at my.ULM.edu.

After you're admitted, see: Next Steps [pdf]

Housing information will be mailed after acceptance to the University.

Any Questions? Contact us!


Jamie Hilburn (318) 342-5277


ACT/SAT scores are required for admission and scholarship consideration and must be delivered electronically to ULM directly from ACT or SAT. Paper copies will not be processed unless received directly from ACT or SAT if no electronic copy is available. To register for a test or to request your scores be sent to ULM, see the information below.

www.actstudent.org - ULM code: 1598
sat.collegeboard.org/scores - ULM code: 6482

A Transfer Student is a student who has previously attended another postsecondary institution and has never been enrolled at ULM. This does not include students who took Dual Enrollment or Collegiate courses as high school students, or those who enrolled at another institution for the first time the summer immediately after their high school graduation.

To be eligible for immediate admission, a transfer student must have earned:

- a transferrable associate degree
(AA, AALT, AS or ASLT), or

- a minimum 18 college-level academic hours
with a 2.00 minimum GPA, and

- must have completed a minimum of
one college-level English, and

- one college-level mathematics course designed to fulfill general educational requirements.

Complete Transfer Student Admissions Standards are available as a downloadable PDF

Transfer Resources:

Transfer Credit Equivalencies

Interactive Degree Plan Search

Louisiana Transfer Templates & Articulation

Students are encouraged to apply for admission to ULM even if they do not meet the above requirements. Such applications are reviewed on an individual basis to determine the likelihood of the applicant’s success at ULM. Please contact ULM’s Office of Admissions at 318-342-5265 to discuss your application’s review. If the student is not admitted after a review, the applicant may submit an Appeal of Admission form.

Students not admitted to ULM, see 2+2 & LA Transfer

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